The Amazing Birth Photos This Mom Captured Of Her Own Labor

California-based photographer Lisa Robinson specializes in weddings and portraits, but when she found out she was pregnant last year, she knew she wanted to take on a new photography challenge: shooting her own labor and delivery.  The pregnancy itself was a surprise, but a welcome one. Robinson and her husband have…

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California and Oregon Increase Teen Access to Birth Control

This month, California became the third state to allow girls and women to get birth control pills and patches without a doctor’s prescription. They can now obtain it directly from pharmacists. Since the start of the year, Oregon has allowed the same for girls age 18 and over. Washington, D.C….

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Reduce Early Fathering? Teach Men About Birth Control

Fatherhood is a big business these days, but it’s missing an important piece. I looked up “Father’s Day” on the Hallmark card website and found 88 cards for Dad, 60 gifts and two “keepsake ornaments”: a Harley-Davidson motorcycle figure and a Return of the Jedi Scout Trooper. (I know, I…

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